Photo courtesy of Ron Hibbs, via Ron Smith

Battery A, 217th Field Artillery Missile Battalion. 40th Artillery Group (Redstone)

White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico, March 1960.

Annual Service Firing.

Battery A Servicing Section personnel are unloading lightweight A-frame and H-frame equipment from the erector-servicer truck.

The assembled A-frame and H-frame is employed to raise the Redstone Missile to the vertical position.